Heartland Institute Experts React to U.S. Supreme Court Rejecting ‘Amazon Tax’ Case
On Monday, the United States Supreme Court rejected without comment an appeal by Amazon and Overstock – two of the world’s largest online retailers – of a New York court decision that upheld the st
Heartland Institute Experts React to Obama Plan to Get FCC to Impose New Cell Phone Tax
President Barack Obama’s “ConnectEd” program would raise some $5 billion to expand high-speed Internet access in public schools through a new tax on cell phone bills.
New Report Lays Out Principles for Sound Cybersecurity Policy
CHICAGO (August 7, 2012) – Cybercrime and cyberattacks are genuine threats, with reports of data breaches, hacks, or thefts appearing regularly in the news.
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Introduction of Wireless Tax Fairness Act in U.S. Senate
Sens. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) this week introduced the Wireless Tax Fairness Act (S.
Heartland Institute Experts React to NSA Obtaining Phone Records of Millions of Americans
The Guardian newspaper in London Wednesday night reported that the National Security Agency has long collected phone records from some 100 million Verizon customers in the United
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Senate Passage of Marketplace Fairness Act
The United States Senate today passed the Marketplace Fairness Act, a bill that would allow states to require businesses – even those headquartered outside their borders – to collect Internet sales
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Cloture Vote of Marketplace Fairness Act
The United States Senate today voted for cloture on the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA), ending debate and leading to its likely passage soon in an up-or-down vote.
Heartland Institute Experts React to Senate Debate of Marketplace Fairness Act
This week Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) began the process of pushing the Marketplace Fairness Act before the full Senate and bypassing the Senate Finance Committee.
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Marketplace Fairness Act Amendment in Senate Budget ‘Vote-A-Rama’
The United States Senate today is voting on the 2014 budget proposal with a lengthy open-amendment process known in Washington as “vote-a-rama.” Among the amendments expected to be attached to the
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